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06/28/2017 at 09:33. Facebook
The bill does create a $2 billion fund for addiction and mental health treatment. But the rest of the bill slashes access to insurance — cutting off tens of millions from health plans, particularly Medicaid — and imposes other regulatory changes that, experts and advocates argue, add up to much steeper cuts than a paltry $2 billion.
The bill does create a 2 billion fund for addiction and mental

The Senate health care bill would make one of America’s deadliest public health crises worse

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06/28/2017 at 06:33. Facebook
The former Yale English professor William Deresiewicz stirred up quite a storm earlier this month with his New Republic essay “Don’t Send Your Kid to the Ivy League." (via The Atlantic)
The former Yale English professor William Deresiewicz stirred up quite a storm

The Ivy League, Mental Illness, and the Meaning of Life

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06/28/2017 at 06:01. Facebook
Pop music played as over $220 million worth of drugs went up in flames in Yangon.
Pop music played as over 220 million worth of drugs went up in flames in Yangon

Watch Myanmar police torch a mound of heroin and cocaine

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06/28/2017 at 05:36. Facebook
Vox's Jim Tankersley spent the weekend with Koch donors in Colorado. Their optimism was striking— and strategic.
Voxs Jim Tankersley spent the weekend with Koch donors in Colorado Their

Inside the optimistic, wonky, largely Trump-free meeting of big Koch donors

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06/28/2017 at 05:01. Facebook
What makes the ruling significant is that could signal that European regulators are going to start treating Google like a dangerous monopolist.
What makes the ruling significant is that could signal that European regulators

Why the EU's massive antitrust fine could become a huge headache for Google

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06/28/2017 at 04:34. Facebook
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06/28/2017 at 04:04. Facebook
The Essex Serpent dives into the divide between science in religion — and it's brilliant.
The Essex Serpent dives into the divide between science in religion — and it's brilliant

The Essex Serpent, a lush novel of Victorian repression, is the next great British import

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06/28/2017 at 03:28. Facebook
“I think artist and activist are the same thing. As an artist, you’ll always be an activist. I think every art, if it’s relevant, has to be political.” —Ai Weiwei
I think artist and activist are the same thing As an artist

Ai Weiwei has become a symbol of dissidence worldwide. It shows in his art.

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06/28/2017 at 03:01. Facebook
"When it comes to matters of life or death for both me and many other disabled Americans who depend on Medicaid, the threat of arrests will not deter us. After all, we’d rather go to jail than die without Medicaid." — Stephanie Woodward
When it comes to matters of life or death for both me

"I was pulled out of my wheelchair by police. It could be worse. Trumpcare could pass."

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06/28/2017 at 02:31. Facebook
On Tuesday the US placed China on its list of worst offenders for human trafficking in the world, demoting its government to the same category as brutal regimes in Syria and North Korea.
On Tuesday the US placed China on its list of worst offenders

The US is blacklisting China as one of the worst human trafficking offenders in the world

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06/28/2017 at 02:01. Facebook
Okja is bonkers satire and a wild ride definitely worth taking.
Okja is bonkers satire and a wild ride definitely worth taking

In Netflix's fantastic, wacky Okja, it's Tilda Swinton vs. superpig

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06/28/2017 at 01:33. Facebook
"I’m a 280-pound black guy with a bald head, a beard, and, sometimes, a gun. Castile's death shows that for black gun owners, the NRA is not on your side."
Im a 280pound black guy with a bald head a beard and

"The NRA hardly cares about black gun owners like me. Philando Castile proves that."

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06/28/2017 at 01:01. Facebook
The US Chamber of Commerce, the nation’s largest business lobby, has urged Republican lawmakers to support the repeal-and-replace bills all along.
The US Chamber of Commerce the nations largest business lobby has urged

The Senate health bill is popular with groups that want to cut taxes

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06/28/2017 at 00:36. Facebook
Bishop Thomas Paprocki’s decree reflects wider tensions in the Catholic Church.
Bishop Thomas Paprocki’s decree reflects wider tensions in the Catholic Church

An Illinois bishop says gay Catholics shouldn't get holy funerals. His opponents? Other Catholics.

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06/28/2017 at 00:01. Facebook
"Getting the fundamentals of urban design right doesn’t add to the cost. In fact, it’s a fair argument to say that good urbanism by definition isn’t more expensive." —Urbanist Brent Toderian
Getting the fundamentals of urban design right doesnt add to the cost

Walkable urban areas can become playgrounds for the rich. Is there any way to prevent that?

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yesterday at 23:31. Facebook
What you need to know about the feud between retired tennis player John McEnroe and Serena Williams.
What you need to know about the feud between retired tennis player

John McEnroe vs. Serena Williams, explained

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yesterday at 23:01. Facebook
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir's two sentences about the Saudi Arabia war in Yemen was technically accurate, but strikingly cynical.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel alJubeirs two sentences about the Saudi Arabia war

The shocking cynicism of Saudi Arabia’s Yemen war, in one quote

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yesterday at 22:31. Facebook
"We’re here to ask you questions. You’re here to provide the answers. And what you just did is inflammatory."
Were here to ask you questions Youre here to provide the answers

A heroic Playboy reporter defended CNN’s honor at the White House press briefing

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yesterday at 22:01. Facebook
It’s rather odd for the president to say it would be “okay” if the Senate doesn’t pass the bill he’s sold as his major legislative priority.
Its rather odd for the president to say it would be okay

Trump: not passing a health bill would be bad but also, in another sense, "okay"

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yesterday at 21:33. Facebook
Mitch McConnell mysteriously has time to give tours at the Capitol, but not to call possible Republicans who say they won’t vote for the health bill.
Mitch McConnell mysteriously has time to give tours at the Capitol but

The big question from the postponed health care vote: what’s up with Mitch McConnell?

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